This Week’s Events

Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Friday, September 20th, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: City of Chesapeake, Community Learning
Description: Learn the ins and outs of how to get your historical property improvements approved.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Friday, September 20th, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Begin your preschoolers lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to dance, sing and play along. Age 4-5 years with caregiver. In an effort to provide more opportunities for others to attend, please choose only one Preschool Storytime per week. Please register each child individually.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Friday, September 20th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Ready, set, explore… all things STEAM. These classes engage and encourage participation in science, technology, engineering, art and math. Ages 3 to 5 years with caregiver. Registration required.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Friday, September 20th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Technology & Innovation, Literacy
Description: Spark an interest in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math). We’ll feature hands-on activities, literacy and fun. Themes vary by program. Ages 3-5 with years with caregiver. Registration required.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Friday, September 20th, 2019
Start time: 1:30 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Community Learning, Culture
Description: Have a knitting or crocheting project to finish? Need some quiet time with your craft? Want to meet new people? Bring your own needles, yarn, and patterns and hang out with fellow crafters at Russell Memorial Library.
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Friday, September 20th, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: All Ages - Everyone
Event type: Literacy, Community Learning
Description: Hop over to the South Norfolk Library and read to the best listeners. Bunnies! Practice reading and make a new furry friend! All Ages
Branch: Central Library
Date: Saturday, September 21st, 2019
Start time: 9:30 am
Age group: All Ages - Everyone
Event type: Literacy
Description: Looking for hidden treasure? Discover bargains galore! The Friends provide great deals on gently used books, music, magazines and movies. Each purchase supports library classes and events. First hour is members only. The sale opens to everyone at 10:30 am.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Saturday, September 21st, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Community Learning
Description: Learn to knit or crochet and donate items made to a local charity. All finished projects will be donated to infants in need. Yarn is provided. Bring a size G crochet hook or size 6 pair knitting needles.
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Saturday, September 21st, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Seniors
Event type: Job Help & Personal Finance, Community Learning
Description: Want to save money? Learn how to efficiently stretch your dollars for groceries and other household staples with coupons. Find out when to stock up, how to find the best bargains and share tips on rebates, discounts, and cashback offers.
Branch: Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Library
Date: Saturday, September 21st, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Health & Wellness, Culture
Description: Tap into your artistic side and unleash your hidden Picasco. Learn tips and tricks you'll use to paint a small masterpiece. Supplies are furnished. Come out and share in the fun.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades (9 - 12), Seniors
Event type: Job Help & Personal Finance
Description: Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12), Seniors
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Bring us your online or technology-related questions. Feel free to bring in your device for limited personalized sessions. Please contact your library to see if our available technology experts can help you.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade), Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: What is computer coding anyway? Whether you have experience or not, come explore coding activities at your own pace by signing out coding kits for in-library use. For ages 6-12 years.
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Twinkle, twinkle, little one, come on out and have some fun! Join us as we sing, dance and play with nursery rhymes, make new friends and develop social skills. Ages 6 to 24 months with caregiver. No registration required.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Begin your little one's lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Ages 2-3 with caregiver.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Ages 2-3 with caregiver. In an effort to provide more opportunities for others to attend, please choose only one Toddler Storytime per week. Please register each child individually.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 10:30 am
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12), Seniors
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Bring us your online or technology-related questions. Feel free to bring in your device for limited personalized sessions. Please contact your library to see if our available technology experts can help you.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12), Seniors
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Bring us your online or technology-related questions. Feel free to bring in your device for limited personalized sessions. Please contact your library to see if our available technology experts can help you.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: The early years are full of excitement and growth! Develop emergent literacy skills with your library friends as we read, sing and play together! Ages 3 to 5 years with caregiver. No registration required.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 11:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Begin your little one's lifelong love of reading. Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Ages 2-3 with caregiver.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 11:15 am
Age group: All Ages - Everyone
Event type: Literacy
Description: Let's get together and have some fun! We'll share and learn with other families. Featuring: stories, rhymes and songs for the preschool crowd. Bring the whole gang in to this storytime for all ages. No registration required.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 11:30 am
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12), Seniors
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Bring us your online or technology-related questions. Feel free to bring in your device for limited personalized sessions. Please contact your library to see if our available technology experts can help you.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 11:30 am
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12), Seniors
Event type: Technology & Innovation, Literacy
Description: Bring us your online or technology-related questions. Feel free to bring in your device for limited personalized sessions. Please contact your library to see if our technology experts are available to help you.
Branch: Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 1:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Seniors
Event type: Culture
Description: Cinema lovers, start your week with a midday snack and a movie on us. A popular film will be screened each Monday. Before the movie starts, answer fun trivia questions with a friend.
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Staff
Event type: City of Chesapeake
Description: Weekly BLT meeting.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade), Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Let your creativity take shape! Join the Library's block party and build new creations using materials from our LEGO collection and more. Participate in challenges and free play. Grades K-5.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 5:00 pm
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Be a literacy sheriff and show those sight words who's boss by learning and reinforcing common sight words. This program is for beginner readers and will include fun games and activities. Ages 5-7
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Start time: 5:30 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades (9 - 12), Seniors
Event type: Job Help & Personal Finance
Description: Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 9:30 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Ages 24-36 mo. with caregiver. No registration required.
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Job Help & Personal Finance
Description: Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information. Ages 14+
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade), Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: What is computer coding anyway? Whether you have experience or not, come explore coding activities at your own pace by signing out coding kits for in-library use. For ages 6-12 years.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Begin your preschooler's lifelong love of reading. Caregivers are encouraged to dance, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Age 3-5 years with caregiver
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Twinkle, twinkle, little one, come on out and have some fun! Join us as we sing, dance and play with nursery rhymes, make new friends and develop social skills. Ages 6 to 24 months with caregiver. No registration required.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Begin your little one's lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Ages 1-2 with caregiver.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Build an early literacy foundation with your infant through repeating rhymes, music and baby signs. Ages 6 months-23 months with a caregiver. In an effort to provide more opportunities for others to attend, please choose only one Baby Storytime per week. Please register each child individually.
Branch: Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12), Seniors
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Learn how to create and present a slideshow. Topics: inserting text and images, slide layout, animations, handouts. Completion of Word Basics or equivalent skills expected.
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: The early years are full of excitement and growth! Develop emergent literacy skills with your library friends as we read, sing and play together! Ages 3 to 5 years with caregiver. Registration is not required.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 11:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Begin your preschoolers lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to dance, sing and play along. Age 4-5 years with caregiver. In an effort to provide more opportunities for others to attend, please choose only one Preschool Storytime per week. Please register each child individually.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 11:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Begin your preschoolers lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to dance, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Age 4-5 years with caregiver
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Job Help & Personal Finance
Description: Our staff provides personal help to effectively prepare you for the job market. Call to set up an appointment for assistance in job searching, online applications, creating a resume or cover letter and more.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Learn how to add, edit, and save text to create a document. Topics: ribbon toolbar, formatting, copying and pasting, printing. Completion of Computer & Keyboard Basics or equivalent skills expected.
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Job Help & Personal Finance
Description: Our staff provides personal help to effectively prepare you for the job market. Call to set up an appointment for assistance in job searching, online applications, creating a resume or cover letter and more.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 3:30 pm
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade)
Event type: Technology & Innovation, Literacy, Culture
Description: Boldly step into a new adventure! Dare to discover new cultures and concepts. Featuring: STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math), books, activities and crafts. 6-8 years
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Learn to code with Chesapeake’s young aspiring coders and programmers. Our mini-workshops cover the basics with fresh innovative activities. Grades 3-5. No registration required.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade), Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Community Learning, Culture
Description: Did you know you can learn a whole new language without using your voice? Let your hands do the talking as we learn American Sign Language FUNdamentals. Beginners or experts welcome! Ages 6-11
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade), Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Step into the spotlight. This is your moment to shine! Read scripts and learn to entertain audiences with your voice, expressions and gestures through Reader's Theater. Grades K-5
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 5:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Seniors
Event type: Literacy, Job Help & Personal Finance
Description: GED tutoring is available in your neighborhood! Contact Chesapeake's Adult & Continuing Education Department to register for classes and improve your skills in reading, language and math.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 5:30 pm
Age group: Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Community Learning, Culture
Description: Looking for a way to get involved in your community and build leadership skills? Join TAG! Ask a staff member for an application and start earning community service hours at the Library. Grades 6-12.
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 5:30 pm
Age group: All Ages - Everyone
Event type: Literacy, Culture
Description: Twinkle, twinkle you're a star! After a long day at school and work, wind down at the library with a couple of great books and fun activities. Get suggestions for some great books to check-out to make bedtime fun!
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
Start time: 6:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Book Club
Description: Stop by the Information Desk to discover this month's title featuring an African American author. Check out a copy for your reading pleasure and come back for the discussion.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Culture
Description: Interested in current events? Opinionated? Then let's be heard! Bring a cup of coffee and share your take on the world's news with other interested people. No registration needed.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade), Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: What is computer coding anyway? Whether you have experience or not, come explore coding activities at your own pace by signing out coding kits for in-library use. For ages 6-12 years.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Ages 24-36 mo. with caregiver. No registration required.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: All Ages - Everyone
Event type: Health & Wellness
Description: Feel the power of zen... Discover the art of mindfulness in this relaxing class featuring basic yoga positions and a story! Don’t forget your yoga mat or blanket. All ages
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun. Age 2 years with caregiver. Registration is not required.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Build an early literacy foundation with your infant through repeating rhymes, music and baby signs. Ages 6 months-23 months with a caregiver. In an effort to provide more opportunities for others to attend, please choose only one Baby Storytime per week. Please register each child individually.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Bring your preschooler to talk, sing, read, write, and play on his/her own. This class will focus on school readiness skills to help your little one transition into a kindergarten classroom. Independent 4 to 5 year-olds
Branch: Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12), Seniors
Event type: Literacy, Community Learning
Description: What is a bullet journal? Bullet journals are perfect for people who love to-do lists, are into goal setting and habit tracking, or who want to become more organized. It's also for the artsy, creative types who want to doodle their thoughts. We help you create one, and show you lists can be fun.
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: All Ages - Everyone
Event type: Culture
Description: Make your feet your friend and walk your way into healthy living! Join us for a short walk and some light stretching.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy, Culture
Description: Vamos en una aventura bilingüe, combinando libros y canciones en inglés y español. Let’s go on a bilingual language adventure combining books and songs in English and Spanish. Ages 3 to 5 with caregiver. No registration required.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy, Community Learning, Culture
Description: Hoof it to the Library for storytime. Hang out with goats and meet some new kids. Preschoolers with caregivers.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 11:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Ages 2-3 with caregiver. In an effort to provide more opportunities for others to attend, please choose only one Toddler Storytime per week. Please register each child individually.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 1:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades (9 - 12)
Event type: Job Help & Personal Finance
Description: Looking for a job isn't easy. Let the Library connect you with a network of local resources. Featuring: job search and applications, resume help, career exploration and employer recruitment information
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 2:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades (9 - 12), Seniors
Event type: Job Help & Personal Finance
Description: Maximize your professional presence at conferences, networking events, and business meetings. Learn how to expand your social network, maintain professional appeal, and meet contacts.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 3:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Teens (Grades 6 - 8), Teens (Grades (9 - 12), Seniors
Event type: Technology & Innovation, Literacy
Description: Bring us your online or technology-related questions. Feel free to bring in your device for limited personalized sessions. Please contact your library to see if our technology experts are available to help you.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Literacy, Community Learning
Description: Kids in grades 3-5 are invited to join our Crazy 8s Math Club! This is a club unlike any other. It is designed to show kids that numbers are anything but boring. Kids will jump, play and build to learn mathematical concepts.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
Start time: 5:30 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Community Learning
Description: Bring your projects, yarn, needles and hooks to this lively yarn crafting group. All skill levels are welcome. No registration needed.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Thursday, September 26th, 2019
Start time: 10:00 am
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade), Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: What is computer coding anyway? Whether you have experience or not, come explore coding activities at your own pace by signing out coding kits for in-library use. For ages 6-12 years.
Branch: Major Hillard Library
Date: Thursday, September 26th, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Begin your preschoolers lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to dance, sing and play along. Featuring: stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Age 3-5 years with caregiver
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Thursday, September 26th, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Build an early literacy foundation with your infant through repeating rhymes, music and baby signs. Caregivers will learn emergent literacy skills in this six week, staff-guided program. Ages 6 months-1 year with caregiver.
Branch: Central Library
Date: Thursday, September 26th, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Begin your little one’s lifelong love of reading! Caregivers are encouraged to bounce, sing and play along. Ages 2-3 with caregiver. In an effort to provide more opportunities for others to attend, please choose only one Toddler Storytime per week. Please register each child individually.
Branch: Greenbrier Library
Date: Thursday, September 26th, 2019
Start time: 10:15 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Literacy
Description: Build an early literacy foundation with your infant through repeating rhymes, music and baby signs. Caregivers will learn emergent literacy skills. Ages 6 months-1 year with caregiver.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Thursday, September 26th, 2019
Start time: 11:00 am
Age group: Pre-School (0 - 5 years)
Event type: Technology & Innovation, Literacy, Community Learning
Description: Spark an interest in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math). We’ll feature hands-on activities, literacy and fun. Themes vary by program. Ages 3-5 with years with caregiver. Registration required.
Branch: Russell Memorial Library
Date: Thursday, September 26th, 2019
Start time: 4:00 pm
Age group: Juniors (K - 2nd Grade), Tweens (Grades 3 - 5)
Event type: Technology & Innovation
Description: Spark an interest in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math). We’ll feature hands-on activities, literacy and fun. Themes vary by program. Ages 6-11. Registration required.
Branch: South Norfolk Memorial Library
Date: Thursday, September 26th, 2019
Start time: 5:00 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up), Seniors
Event type: Literacy, Job Help & Personal Finance
Description: GED tutoring is available in your neighborhood! Contact Chesapeake's Adult & Continuing Education Department to register for classes and improve your skills in reading, language and math. Age: 18+
Branch: Indian River Library
Date: Thursday, September 26th, 2019
Start time: 5:30 pm
Age group: Adult (18 & up)
Event type: Culture
Description: A night of fun for adults with classic games like Domino's, Chess, Bingo and more! Ages 18+